European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority chairman Gabriel Bernardino has called for "trust" in the creation of the Institutes for Occupational Retirement Provision directive.
Speaking at the National Association of Pension Funds conference, Bernardino said the authority's push towards introducing holistic balance sheets for pension funds will actually save defined benefit provision...
Former home secretary Amber Rudd is to return to the cabinet as work and pensions secretary after the resignation of Esther McVey.
This week's top stories included proposed draft regulations in a no-deal Brexit which would make scheme investments illegal, and Esther McVey's resignation as secretary of state.
There have been a total of 15 ministers responsible for pensions since 1997. Here is the list in full.